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WitchHunts Salem and McCarthyism
whole. 5It would be useful at this point to look at the original story and what Floyd knew of it when he wrote the libretto. Many believe, the Crucible's high profile as a criticism of McCarthyism partially led to Millers own investigation by huac. 8 Perry Miller, The New England Mind: From Colony to Province, Boston: Beacon, 1953, 180. 3Miller kept many, but not all, of the real-life characters, though he made some practical changes to simplify the story, and he interpreted and developed the motivations behind the accusations of witchcraft and different peoples choices to confess, and thereby be pardoned, or to maintain.
And she knew it would kill her. I've included a few different types of questions on this topic that you might encounter in your English class: Discuss how Millers point of view influences the reading of the play. Floyd thus retained aspects of the original plot, but adapted them to a contemporary isolated town in the Appalachian Mountains of Tennessee, removed the divine intervention which was at the biblical storys heart, and replaced it with human weakness and tragedy. (29-30) 4 See, for example, Brenda Murphy, Congressional Theater: Dramatizing McCarthyism on Stage, Film, an (.) 5 Arthur Miller, Comment: Behind the Lewinsky affair, some may discern the work of the Devil, The (.) 9Beyond these similarities in the authors choices of protagonist, there are. During the 1940s and 1950s communism was a scare in the.S. 7This is, indeed, the general outline of Floyds story, however there are some significant changes.
Does truth play an important role in the town of Salem?